Arabic beginners: an introduction

Course Dates: 12/07/22 - 21/07/22
Time: 18:00 - 20:00
Location: Online
Learn Arabic on this intensive course with an emphasis on practical use and the development of your listening and speaking skills. You can also learn to read and write Arabic characters. Based on the tutor's own materials.
This course will be delivered online. See the ‘What is the course about?’ section in course details for more information.
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Full fee £89.00 Senior fee £89.00 Concession £54.00

Course Code: LBA05

Tue+Thu, eve, 12 Jul - 21 Jul '22

Duration: 4 sessions (over 2 weeks)

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What is the course about?

To provide students with an understanding of the fundamentals of spoken Arabic. To provide students with the ability to understand simple conversational Arabic and with the confidence to speak and respond in an appropriate way.

This is a live online course. You will need:
- Internet connection. The classes work best with Chrome.
- A computer with microphone and camera is best (e.g. a PC/laptop/iMac/MacBook), or a tablet/iPad/smart phone/iPhone if you don't have a computer.
- Earphones/headphones/speakers.
We will contact you with joining instructions before your course starts.

What will we cover?

Introducing yourself; food and drink; shopping; numbers.

What will I achieve?
By the end of this course you should be able to...

- Basic greetings

- Letters of the alphabet

- Introduce yourself

- Use numbers up to 10

- Ask for food/drinks

- Converse in Arabic using simple structures.

What level is the course and do I need any particular skills?

Beginner's course - no previous knowledge required.

How will I be taught, and will there be any work outside the class?

Our courses are characterised by spoken interaction and communication. Typical activities include pair work, group work, role plays and games. A range of resources will be used to support your learning including presentations, hand-outs, and audio-visual material.
Homework is highly recommended to consolidate learning.

Are there any other costs? Is there anything I need to bring?

Based on tutor's own material.

When I've finished, what course can I do next?

Arabic beginners: module 1 in September . However, you will be revising some of the work already covered in this introductory course.Please speak to your tutor if you would prefer to continue to module 2 in January.

We’re sorry. We don’t have a bio ready for the tutor of this class at the moment, but we’re working on it! Watch this space.